Colleges of the Fenway Adjunct Faculty - Psychology - Emmanuel College in Boston, Massachusetts

The only Catholic college in the heart of Boston, Emmanuel educates and inspires more than 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students from across the nation and around the world. The College provides boundless opportunities for students to expand their worldview through rigorous coursework, collaborations with distinguished and dedicated faculty, participation in a vibrant campus community, and countless internship and career opportunities throughout the Boston area and beyond. Emmanuel's more than 50 programs in the sciences, liberal arts, business, nursing, and education foster spirited discourse and substantive learning experiences that honor the College's commitment to educate the whole person and provide an ethical and relevant 21st-century education.

PSYCH 2801 Methods and Statistics I (lecture and research lab)

The Psychology Department of Emmanuel College is seeking an adjunct faculty member to teach two joint sections of PSYCH 2801 Methods and Statistics I.

Course Description: This course will introduce psychology students to the scientific method and the basics of conducting research, including the use of appropriate measures, design and analyses. Students will learn to use PsychiNFO, follow the elements of the American Psychological Association's sixth edition manual of style and compose a research report. Validity, reliability, descriptive statistics, sampling distributions, ethics, simple measures, probability theory, hypothesis testing, basic inferential statistics, and the foundations of a statistical package will be covered. (Note: This course is the first semester of a two-semester course in research methods and statistics for psychology majors.)

The two joint sections for the course are structured into separate lectures and research labs meeting each week from January 18, 2017 to May 2, 2017. The lecture for the course consists of a combined 30-person class and will meet Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:50 PM to 4:05 PM. Research lab sections consist of a 15-person class and will be taught on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM. The final exam is a two-hour period scheduled between May 4th to 8th, 2017. The adjunct faculty member teaching the course will be paid for two courses.

Master's degree in Psychology is required, along with previous teaching experience at the undergraduate level.

Emmanuel College seeks to create a working and learning environment that reflect the society and community in which we are located, and we actively encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.

To apply for this position, please click on the link below. After submitting your resume with this application form, you will be prompted to complete an Applicant Profile where you will be able to upload your cover letter, previous course evaluations and list of references. In order to be considered for this position, you need to submit all four documents: a resume, cover letter, previous course evaluations and a list of three references.

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Date Posted: 10/18/2016